DECEMBER 14, 2017 - Today, Vertagear announces a special partnership with one of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive’s premier leagues, the Esports Championship Series (ECS). With this partnership, Vertagear becomes the official gaming chair sponsor of the league that was created by FACEIT, the leading competitive platform for online multiplayer games. Vertagear will provide the competition with premium gaming chairs for the next five seasons.
ECS, which is also backed by YouTube Gaming, is now entering the finals of its fourth season and remains one of the most competitive leagues to date. ECS will host its Season 4 finals in Cancun this coming weekend, with the event set to start on Friday, December 15th.
The finals will pit four teams from Europe and four teams from North America against each other for a prize pool of $750,000. Representing Europe will be Fnatic, FaZe Clan, Astralis, and mousesports, while North America’s qualified teams include Cloud9, OpTic Gaming, Team Liquid, and Luminosity Gaming. The event spans three days with the winner to be decided on Sunday at the Hard Rock Hotel.
We are honored to provide such a reputable competition with our leading ergonomic gaming chairs, and are excited to see the players relax comfortably in our chairs as they battle for the top spot!
As gamers and engineers, we love leveling up. The constant evolution of our products forms the foundation of our team. We obsess over every part--every tiny detail--everyday. From utilizing the most premium material to considering the nuances of your day-to-day, we strive to give you the best experience from the first touch.
FACEIT is the leading competitive platform for online multiplayer games, with more than 5 million users logging in a total of over 12 million online game sessions each month. FACEIT allows players to easily play in tournaments and leagues for virtual and real-world prizes through automated tournament management and matchmaking technology. For developers, FACEIT’s advanced software development kit (SDK) allows game creators to easily integrate user-friendly matchmaking and tournaments into their titles to allow gamers to take part in competitive online games at all skill levels. esports organizers, players and communities use FACEIT to create and manage online competitions. For more information on FACEIT, please visit www.faceit.com.